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Related to Serpasil: reserpine, Rauwolfia alkaloids, Serpalan
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Noun1.Serpasil - antihypertensive consisting of an alkaloid extracted from the plant Rauwolfia serpentina (trade names Raudixin or Rau-Sed or Sandril or Serpasil)
antihypertensive, antihypertensive drug - a drug that reduces high blood pressure
rauwolfia - any of several alkaloids extracted from the shrub Rauwolfia serpentina
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One of Hemingway's later Mayo Clinic doctors noted Ritalin and Serpasil exacerbated Hemingway's depression (242).
Also in 1952, they introduced the first isolated drug of reserpine, called Serpasil.
And doses of everything from Serpasil for heart murmur and Semoxydrine for agoraphobia to grass for relaxing and Benzedrine for brain buzz (on one bottle of amphetamines, he could write a whole novel in two weeks, without sleeping) just upped the ante on the passing strange.